Articles written specifically for the GLP or the articles that are reposted from other sources (sometimes in modified form) with permission list the source as Genetic Literacy Project. Excerpted articles list the original media outlet as the source. Excerpts are posted under guidelines for Fair Use and Creative Commons for educational nonprofits (501c3). The GLP’s Fair Use policy for posting excerpts and using images is explained here.
HarvestChoice Photo

Closing gap between rich and poor farmers: CRISPR gene editing targets disease, pests and climate

Julie Mollins | 
Gene editing technology could revolutionize the way scientists breed high-yielding drought, disease and pest resistant, quality plant seeds, greatly reducing ...
c b c ccff b e

Bangladesh releases high-yielding disease-resistant wheat variety to farmers

As wheat farmers in Bangladesh struggle to recover from a 2016 outbreak of a mysterious disease called “wheat blast,” the country’s National ...
Screen Shot at PM

DuPont-Pioneer collaborating with non-profit to develop gene-edited, disease-resistant maize

Julie Mollins | 
Although controversial, genetically modified (GM) crops constitute one option for increasing yields and have not been proven to be dangerous ...

Nutritionist Julie Miller Jones: ‘We need to communicate risks of NOT using GMOs’

Matthew O'Leary | 
Leading nutritionist Julie Miller Jones aims to bust myths about biotechnology by educating the general population on the benefits she believes genetically engineered (GE) ...